The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 127 160 124
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 364 289 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.71% 1.33% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.43% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 184 240
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £207 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.36 £12.60 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.60 £27.30 £52.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.94 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+15.72% +0.78%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 110 £375 - 25
Docklands, London +7 8 £344 -31.30%
Croydon -4 2 £433 +44.16% 1
Canary Wharf +7 1 £675 +486.95%
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 342 (47.11%) SQL
2 246 (33.88%) Data Analysis
3 233 (32.09%) Finance
4 141 (19.42%) Data Modelling
5 139 (19.15%) Migration
5 139 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
6 137 (18.87%) Banking
7 121 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 115 (15.84%) Data Migration
9 106 (14.60%) Analytics
10 100 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (11.98%) SQL Server
12 86 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
13 76 (10.47%) Data Management
14 75 (10.33%) Business Analysis
15 72 (9.92%) Microsoft
16 71 (9.78%) Data Quality
17 70 (9.64%) ETL
18 69 (9.50%) Investment Banking
19 66 (9.09%) Data Governance
20 57 (7.85%) VBA
21 55 (7.58%) Oracle
21 55 (7.58%) Relational Database
22 51 (7.02%) Data Mapping
23 50 (6.89%) Degree
23 50 (6.89%) Validation
24 49 (6.75%) SAP
24 49 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 49 (6.75%) Data Cleansing
25 48 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (5.37%) SAS
2 36 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.28%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.28%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.14%) WordPress
6 1 (0.14%) Confluence
6 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 121 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 29 (3.99%) MS Office
4 19 (2.62%) SPSS
5 16 (2.20%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.83%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.55%) FastStats
9 2 (0.28%) Weka
9 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.96%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.96%) SAP MM
3 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.83%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.41%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.28%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.28%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.14%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) Shopify
6 1 (0.14%) Agresso
6 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.14%) Maximo
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.14%) HFM
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.14%) Force.com
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) PaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.14%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.41%) SNA
1 3 (0.41%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) FTP
2 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.14%) LAN
3 1 (0.14%) DSL
3 1 (0.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.14%) VLAN
3 1 (0.14%) Network Security
3 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
2 87 (11.98%) SQL Server
3 55 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 49 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (6.34%) Data Mining
6 41 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (4.13%) QlikView
8 25 (3.44%) Big Data
9 21 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (2.89%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.62%) MS Access
10 19 (2.62%) Hadoop
11 14 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.96%) DB2
15 7 (0.96%) SQL Navigator
16 6 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (0.96%) LSMW
3 4 (0.55%) Toad
4 3 (0.41%) JIRA
5 1 (0.14%) Selenium
5 1 (0.14%) Maven
5 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 233 (32.09%) Finance
2 137 (18.87%) Banking
3 69 (9.50%) Investment Banking
4 46 (6.34%) Marketing
5 40 (5.51%) Retail
6 23 (3.17%) Legal
7 19 (2.62%) Financial Institution
8 15 (2.07%) Front Office
9 14 (1.93%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.79%) Back Office
11 12 (1.65%) Advertising
12 6 (0.83%) Law
13 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.55%) French Language
14 4 (0.55%) German Language
14 4 (0.55%) Billing
15 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.07%) XML
2 10 (1.38%) .NET
3 5 (0.69%) HTML
4 4 (0.55%) REST
5 3 (0.41%) JSON
5 3 (0.41%) SOAP
6 2 (0.28%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.28%) FpML
6 2 (0.28%) SAP MI
6 2 (0.28%) MDX
6 2 (0.28%) Mason
6 2 (0.28%) SciPy
6 2 (0.28%) Pandas
7 1 (0.14%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.14%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.14%) WinForms
7 1 (0.14%) Spring
7 1 (0.14%) XMPP
7 1 (0.14%) ISPF
7 1 (0.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 139 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 38 (5.23%) Data Integration
4 36 (4.96%) NHS
5 33 (4.55%) Statistics
6 27 (3.72%) Visualisation
7 23 (3.17%) Mathematics
8 22 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 22 (3.03%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.75%) FMCG
9 20 (2.75%) Fixed Income
10 19 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (2.62%) Data Extraction
11 17 (2.34%) Derivative
12 12 (1.65%) Data Conversion
13 11 (1.52%) Computer Science
14 10 (1.38%) Credit Risk
14 10 (1.38%) Equities
15 9 (1.24%) Clustering
16 5 (0.69%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.24%) Windows
2 8 (1.10%) UNIX
3 4 (0.55%) Linux
4 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (33.88%) Data Analysis
2 141 (19.42%) Data Modelling
3 139 (19.15%) Migration
4 115 (15.84%) Data Migration
5 106 (14.60%) Analytics
6 86 (11.85%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (10.47%) Data Management
8 75 (10.33%) Business Analysis
9 70 (9.64%) ETL
10 66 (9.09%) Data Governance
11 51 (7.02%) Data Mapping
12 50 (6.89%) Validation
13 49 (6.75%) Data Cleansing
14 48 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (5.65%) CRM
17 40 (5.51%) Project Management
18 36 (4.96%) Logical Data Model
19 27 (3.72%) Data Validation
20 26 (3.58%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 342 (47.11%) SQL
2 57 (7.85%) VBA
3 18 (2.48%) T-SQL
4 17 (2.34%) VB
5 15 (2.07%) PL/SQL
6 13 (1.79%) Java
7 12 (1.65%) R
8 7 (0.96%) VB.NET
8 7 (0.96%) Python
8 7 (0.96%) C
9 6 (0.83%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.55%) Perl
10 4 (0.55%) PHP
11 2 (0.28%) C#
11 2 (0.28%) COBOL
11 2 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.28%) JCL
11 2 (0.28%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.14%) REXX
Qualifications
1 50 (6.89%) Degree
2 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.69%) VCP4
4 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) ACCA
4 2 (0.28%) CIMA
4 2 (0.28%) MBA
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.14%) CISMP
5 1 (0.14%) MCITP
5 1 (0.14%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) PhD
5 1 (0.14%) CCNA
5 1 (0.14%) ISEB
5 1 (0.14%) CISSP
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.78%) Data Quality
2 36 (4.96%) QA
3 13 (1.79%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.55%) FATCA
5 3 (0.41%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.28%) Basel II
6 2 (0.28%) GAAP
6 2 (0.28%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.14%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) EMIR
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.58%) Oracle
3 49 (6.75%) SAP
4 48 (6.61%) Tableau
5 40 (5.51%) Business Objects
6 26 (3.58%) Cognos
7 23 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.20%) Informatica
9 13 (1.79%) Google
10 11 (1.52%) Teradata
11 9 (1.24%) IBM
12 8 (1.10%) DataFlux
12 8 (1.10%) Talend
13 7 (0.96%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.83%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.83%) Sybase
14 6 (0.83%) Trillium
14 6 (0.83%) Reuters
14 6 (0.83%) GoldenSource
15 5 (0.69%) Netezza
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